Sport

Why are so many horses dying? Turf Paradise looks to find answers

PHOENIX – A spike in horse fatalities at Turf Paradise have left the track searching for answers.


Good news for ASU: Pac-12 secures Arkansas Little Rock for wrestling expansion

PHOENIX – Reacting to concerns it could lose its automatic NCAA qualifiers status in wrestling, the Pac-12, which feature powerhouse Arizona State, is on the hunt for an affiliate school to join the conference.


Bus of dreams: Ganado driver hopes to inspire students with snapshots, words of greatness

GANADO – Bus driver Freddie Yazzie inspires students with photos all over bus of other students who succeeded in Navajo community.


Bottled up: Brewers’ pitcher on a mission to cut single-use plastic

PHOENIX – Milwaukee Brewers lefthander Brent Suter is encouraging his team to go green by replacing plastic water bottles with reusable glass bottles.


Scout’s honor: Despite trying schedules, baseball’s talent evaluators committed to craft

PHOENIX – The life of a baseball scout is not easy. But for talent evaluators like Jon Kazanas, the joy that comes from finding prospects makes it worth it.


Golf, softball: Andersen siblings have it covered at Arizona State

TEMPE – Abby and Mason Andersen have a lot in common. They are siblings. They are star athletes at Arizona State. And, according to their dad, they are best friends.


Dreams coming true for ASU hockey player Joey Daccord

PHOENIX – In this podcast, Nick Welter shares the incredible story of ASU goaltender Joey Daccord, who became the first Arizona State player to sign an NHL entry-level contract.


From baseball to aeronautical engineering: Horizon’s Kody Huff covers all bases

PHOENIX – Although Kody Huff is a terrific baseball player, he also goes the extra mile in his leadership role to elevate his teammates play.


From basketball to group homes: ASU’s Charnea Johnson-Chapman is shifting her passion

Charnea Johnson-Chapman’s rocky journey to Arizona State has energized her to pursue opening group homes.


Behind the scenes at the Cronkite News sports bureau

PHOENIX – In this podcast, Jacob Lev shadows several members of the Cronkite News sports bureau to see what their jobs entail.


Murray? Rosen? Cardinals remain coy about quarterback decision for NFL draft

TEMPE – Arizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim and coach Kliff Kingsbury addressed the quarterback situation for the upcoming NFL draft. Sort of.


‘A really sad night’: Beloved sports shrine Don & Charlie’s closes its doors

SCOTTSDALE – After nearly 40 years in business, Don & Charlie’s closed its doors Wednesday night leaving behind a full legacy.